Liverpool Sleepout | St James in the City
Follow @NewstartHQ | Fri 20 September 2019
The Liverpool Sleepout is back again for 2019 at St James in the City, Upper Parliament Street, Liverpool.
The Whitechapel Centre sponsored Liverpool Sleepout aims to increase awareness and raise money to continue working to end homelessness in Liverpool. Although there is a serious message behind the event, it will be a memorable and hopefully enjoyable experience, and an unforgettable night . . .which will give you an insight into homelessness and the issues faced.
The Whitechapel Centre work hard to make sure no one needs to sleep rough in Liverpool, but there are still people who need their help. For any one rough sleeping there is help 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and nobody is turned away – there is always room inside during the night and day to access vital services.
On the night of the Liverpool Sleepout you will be sleeping outside in the grounds of St James in the City, Upper Parliament Street, Liverpool which is close to Baltic Triangle. There will be stewards on hand during the night, and there will be access to toilets and refreshments.
There is entertainment for the event, and during the evening there will be a number of prizes for the following categories:
Best Shelter - put your construction skills to the test. What can you build out of cardboard, tape and plastic sheeting? And will it keep you warm and dry?
Best Individual Fundraiser - for highest amount of sponsorship received by Monday, 4 November
Best Team Fundraiser - for highest team sponsorship received by Monday, 4 November
All participants must be aged 18 or over and registered in advance.
Entry Fee is £10 per person and non-refundable.
Sponsorship target is £150 per person.